City Council

Ravinder Singh Bhalla is a Councilman-at-Large and Council President for the City of Hoboken. Mr. Bhalla was born and raised in New Jersey.

During his term, Councilman Bhalla has served as Council President of the City of Hoboken from 2011-2012, Council Vice-President from 2010-2011 & 2013-2014 and Chairman of the Hoboken Democratic Party from 2010-2011.  Prior to his service as a Councilman, Mr. Bhalla served as a local Democratic Committeeman for the 2nd Ward, 3rdDistrict of Hoboken from 2007-2009.

Mr. Bhalla is an attorney-at-law with offices in Rochelle Park, where he practices in the areas of employment law, commercial litigation, local government law and criminal defense in the federal and state courts of New Jersey and New York.

Mr. Bhalla received his undergraduate education from the University of California at Berkeley, where he received a B.A. in Political Psychology. Upon graduation, he attended the London School of Economics (L.S.E.) in the United Kingdom and received a Master of Science degree in Public Administration and Public Policy. Mr. Bhalla earned a Juris Doctor Degree from Tulane Law School in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Mr. Bhalla is admitted to practice in the state courts of New Jersey and New York, the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey, and the United States District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York.

Mr. Bhalla is married to Navneet K. Patwalia Bhalla, and they have two children, Arza K. Bhalla and Shabegh S. Bhalla.


  • Community Development Wards 2,5,6
  • Ad hoc for BASF Property
  • Revenue and Finance
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